Resending: How do I install Varnish?
kacperw at gmail.com
Wed Mar 28 15:44:09 CEST 2012
On Mon, Mar 26, 2012 at 12:11 AM, Kunmi Sheba Foods
<kunmi at shebafoods.com> wrote:
> I am using linux centos 5.8.6, perl version 5.8.8, Kernel version 2.6.18.
> Hello everyone,
> Can someone please share answers to my questions:
> 1. I am using regular linux and downloaded Varnish Cache
> 3.0.2 varnish-3.0.2.tar
> where do I put the files?
> 2. I read here
> https://www.varnish-cache.org/docs/3.0/installation/install.html#source-or-packages to
> run commands, but don't know where am to be to run the backups.
> - should I be in one of the folders in the tar file above to run the
> 3. What messages should I see to confirm that Varnish is properly installed?
> 4. Please share any other pertinent information.
Varnish 2.0.6, which is a very good and stable release,
can be easily installed through Yum on CentOS 5 if you have enabled
the EPEL repository:
This is the recommended installation procedure for you.
As this is a basic CentOS administration task, please see a generic
tutorial on installing RPM packages through yum.
If you are wondering why your questions do not get answered, please see
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